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Using the My Yorkshire website

You may use the My Yorkshire website subject to the Terms and Conditions set out on this page. You should visit this page regularly to check the latest version of these Terms and Conditions. Access and use by you of this site constitutes acceptance by you of the Terms and Conditions in force at the time of use.

Privacy Policy Content
My Yorkshire and its content creators (individuals and organisations) will work with their partners to ensure that permission is obtained from individuals and parents/carers for the publication of material (including images, video/audio recordings and other downloadable information) for print or on the web, whether that material is used as digital storytelling content or for publicity or marketing purposes.

Only with the permission of a parent/carer will images where a child can be recognised be published.

Privacy Policy Website Users

If you are a user with general public and anonymous access, the My Yorkshire website does not store or capture personal information, but merely logs the user's IP address that is automatically recognised by the web server.

We do not use cookies for collecting user information. We will not collect any information about you except your IP address, which is used to record the number of visitors and to our site.

Personal data (i.e. information which could identify you) submitted by you to the My Yorkshire website may be passed on to third parties in order to respond to your feedback, but will not be passed on to any other parties without your consent. By posting your personal data on any blogs or forums on the site, you give permission for these to be made available to the general public and we will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the use of this data.

This privacy statement only covers the My Yorkshire website and does not apply to other websites to which there may be links.


The copyright of the content of this website lies jointly with the Yorkshire Renaissance Hub (led by Museums Sheffield) and the Contributors (organisations and individuals).

Provided you acknowledge My Yorkshire and the relavent Contributors as the source, you may copy material and print images from this website for your own private use, or for educational or community group use, unless the copyright information states that this is not allowed.

Use of the material for financial gain is prohibited and constitutes a breach of copyright.

Linking Policy

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site.

My Yorkshire is not responsible for the contents or reliability of any site to which it is linked and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Linking to or from this site should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We do not guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the Internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the material included on this site, it is made available for general information only and does not constitute professional or legal advice.

The views expressed by individuals and groups on this website (including the content of video/audio recordings and other downloadable information) are theirs, and unless specifically stated are not those of My Yorkshire, the Renaissance Yorkshire Hub, or the partners organisation(s).

We do not warrant that the operation of this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, and reliability of the materials. In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, loss of profits, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use, or loss of use of, data, arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.
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